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Overdrive Staff | August 05, 2011

Driver data could go public, U.S. and Mexico sign trucking deal, broker regulatory bill reintroduced and other industry news items are featured.

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Overdrive Staff | May 01, 2011

A cross-border plan is detailed, a Navy vet is named Back on the Road winner, owner-operator is named Goodyear Highway Hero, Trucker Buddy recognizes pen pals and more industry news items are featured.

Groups oppose diverting highway funds

Jill Dunn | April 11, 2011

OOIDA testified against proposal to shift Highway Trust Fund dollars to non-highway transportation projects.

New Cross-Border Plan

Jill Dunn | April 01, 2011

First Mexican trucks expected this year under plan with extra safety measures.

Congressman criticizes cross-border trucking plan

Jill Dunn | March 11, 2011

Peter DeFazio questioned how the cross-border plans will comply with federal pilot program rules and cross-border trucking appropriations provisions.

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Overdrive Staff | December 01, 2010

A federal panel recommends an increase in the fuel tax, the FMCSA adjusts CSA cargo scoring, a lawsuit aims to block CSA 2010 disclosure, a private firm plans to offer driver scorecards to reflect CSA ...

Group recommends fuel tax increase

| November 12, 2010

The White House-appointed commission proposes to raise the fuel tax gradually by 15 cents beginning in 2013.

Congress eyes diesel tax hike

Jill Dunn | October 01, 2010

Bill would establish a national freight planning process, financed through a 12-cent increase in diesel taxes and use of federal funds.

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